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Primary Investigator
Dr. Sandra Loesgen
Associate Professor
sandra.loesgen@whitney.ufl.edu
Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience
Department of Chemistry
University of Florida
9505 N. Ocean Shore Blvd
St. Augustine, FL 32080
Postdoctoral Members
Dr. Chenxi (Zoe) Zhu
Research Scientist
chenxi.zhu@whitney.ufl.edu
Research Interests: Antibacterial secondary metabolites from terrestrial bacteria; Target-based Assay Development
Dr. Annika Jagels
Postdoctoral Fellow
annika.jagels@whitney.ufl.edu
Research Interests: Fungal natural products, Gene activation, Metabolomics driven discovery
Graduate Students
Paige Mandelare
pmandelare@whitney.ufl.edu
Research Interests: Marine natural products; antifungals; chemistry of coral-algae symbiosis
Elizabeth Kaweesa
el.kaweesa@whitney.ufl.edu
Research Interests: Anti-cancer active natural products from soil bacteria
Erin Marshall
erinmarshall@chem.ufl.edu
Research Interests: Microbial natural products
Lab Alumni
Birte Plitzko (Postdoctoral Fellow)
George Neuhaus (Graduate)
Mahsa Khoshbakht (Graduate)
Gisela Gonzalez-Montiel (Graduate)
Ross Overacker (Graduate)
Donovon Adpressa (Graduate)
Molly Austin (Undergraduate)
Jason Srey (Undergraduate)
Anabel Mendoza (Undergraduate)
Kathryn Chen (Undergraduate)
Nathan Coddington (Undergraduate)
Cassandra Lew (Undergraduate)
Zach Konkel (Undergraduate)
Kayla Stalheim (Undergradate)
Demetri Stoumbous (Undergradate)
Andrew Pham (Undergradate)
Brittany Johnston (Undergradate)
Michael Walters (Undergradate)
Philipp Prater (Undergradate)
Grant Howell (Undergradate)